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John Boehner Wins GOP Nomination

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Republicans named House Speaker John Boehner their party's nominee in Tuesday's primary election, the Associated Press reports. Boehner will fight...

Voters Head To The Polls In Ohio Primaries

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Ohio voters hit the polls on Tuesday, naming party nominees for national and state seats. Republicans named incumbent Gov. John Kasich as their nom...

John Boehner Wins His Primary

AP | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner defeated two tea party challengers Tuesday in his bid for a 13th term in Congress, brushing aside some ...

Kasich, FitzGerald Win Party Nominations

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Democrat Ed FitzGerald will face incumbent Gov. John Kasich in the general election for governor of Ohio, the Associated Press reports. Kasich ran ...

John Kasich Wins Primary For Ohio Governor

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Incumbent Gov. John Kasich has formally received the Democratic nomination for the Ohio gubernatorial race, the Associated Press reports. Kasich w...

Ed FitzGerald Wins Democratic Primary In Ohio Governor's Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2014 | Politics

Ed FitzGerald has won the Democratic gubernatorial primary in Ohio, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. FitzGerald will face incumbent Gov. John...

Boehner Faces Competition In His Reelection Primary

AP | By DAN SEWELL | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — John Boehner's primary races are often about as challenging as a tap-in putt. However, the U.S. House speaker and avid golfe...

Mitt Makes Awkward Appeal To Southern Women

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

In an attempt to reach out to Southern voters, Mitt Romney found a way to mix age, women and hugs all in one. At a campaign rally in Mobile, Alaba...

Dennis Kucinich: Conscience of the Congress

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.07.2012 | Politics
Robert Scheer

He has been a national symbol of resistance to excessive government power and waste. He has been a champion of social justice. His has been a rare voice, and one way or another it must continue to be heard. When it came to the struggle for peace over war, Dennis was the conscience of the Congress.

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Ramps Up In Ohio As GOP Leaves | Sam Stein | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is, at its heart, a numbers-driven operation. And among the many mathematically based ...

Mitt Romney Victory Speech

Ted McCagg | Posted 05.07.2012 | Comedy
Ted McCagg


Jon Ward

Top Romney Adviser Says GOP Nomination An 'Impossibility' For Santorum And Gingrich | Jon Ward | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign puffed out its chest Wednesday and said, without equivocation, that their candidate will win the Republican primary. ...

Jon Ward

Rick Santorum Campaign Thinks Newt Gingrich Should 'Move Aside' | Jon Ward | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

As election results rolled in Tuesday night at Rick Santorum's rally in Steubenville, Ohio, top adviser John Brabender told The Huffington Post that i...

GOP Congresswoman Goes Down

AP | By DAN SEWELL | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

CINCINNATI -- An Iraq war veteran and former contender for Cincinnati mayor has defeated U.S. Rep. Jean Schmidt in Ohio's Republican primary. Schmidt...

Jon Ward

Rick Santorum Victorious in Three States In Super Tuesday Face-Offs | Jon Ward | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- Rick Santorum entered Super Tuesday on the ropes, with Mitt Romney poised to land a knockout blow. That never happened. The ...

Sam Stein

Mitt's Weak Tuesday Makes Him The Sisyphus Of 2012 Republican Primary | Sam Stein | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney has morphed from the inevitable candidate into a Sisyphean character. The former Massachusetts governor, with the looks, pedigree and ...

Good News For Joe The Plumber

AP | By JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- An Ohio plumber thrust into national politics during the 2008 presidential campaign has won the Republican nomination in his home st...

Mitt Romney Wins Ohio Primary

Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was projected the winner of the 2012 Ohio primary on Super Tuesday by the AP. This is a developing story... More information to come......

Amanda Terkel

Goodbye, Dennis Kucinich | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday night, progressives confronted the unimaginable: Congress without Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio). The eight-term congressman l...

Romney Goes Home

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

BOSTON — Mitt Romney says he doesn't get nervous on primary nights. He doesn't have a lucky tie. And the best part about Super Tuesday, he and h...

Candidates Address Supporters On Super Tuesday

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

The Super Tuesday results are coming in and candidates vying for the Republican presidential nomination are taking time to address their supporters. ...

Ohio Primary Results 2012: Live Updates

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

The Ohio primary results have all eyes on the Buckeye State on Super Tuesday. According to the latest polls, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum went int...

Santorum Adviser: 'Biggest Fear' Is No Wins Tonight

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- A senior adviser to Rick Santorum said Tuesday evening that a worst-case scenario for the Republican presidential candidate is a...

Joy Resmovits

Education Absent From The Election | Joy Resmovits | Posted 03.06.2012 | Education

It's Super Tuesday, and Ohio kindergarten teacher Nicole Kessler is frustrated. Budget cuts turned her life upside down this year: To save money on bu...

SUPER TUESDAY: Rick Santorum Is The Craziest, 'Kind Of Scares Me,' Ohio Students Say (VIDEO)

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

In honor of Super Tuesday, The Huffington Post teamed up with mtvU in an effort to take the political pulse of college campuses. We asked reporter ...